PE giant Carlyle files to raise sixth Asia buyout fund

PE giant Carlyle files to raise sixth Asia buyout fund

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Global private equity firm Carlyle Group Inc has officially filed to raise its sixth Asia fund, which was earlier touted as its biggest buyout vehicle for this region.

In November last year, media reports indicated that Carlyle was seeking $8-10 billion for the Carlyle Asia Partners VI fund. In May this year, Bloomberg said the firm could raise $8.5 billion for the vehicle.

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